On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford, 22nd Governor of New South Wales (1908-13) and Viceroy of British India (1916-21), born in London, England (d. 1933)
1868 Highlights

About August 12, 1868

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo